Waiting South of the Border
The US Is Making Migrants Wait In Dangerous Mexican Towns Without Aid
October 3, 2019

The US Is Making Migrants Wait In Dangerous Mexican Towns Without Aid

The U.S. is forcing thousands of asylum seekers to wait in dangerous border towns with little help from Mexico — and none from the U.S.

For Migrants Waiting In Mexico, Access To U.S. Lawyers Is A Rare Boon
October 3, 2019

For Migrants Waiting In Mexico, Access To U.S. Lawyers Is A Rare Boon

Hundreds of migrants are camping on the streets of Matamoros, awaiting U.S. asylum hearings. Their odds are slim but better thanks to legal workshops.

Why Thousands Of Cuban Asylum Seekers Are Stuck In Mexico
October 4, 2019

Why Thousands Of Cuban Asylum Seekers Are Stuck In Mexico

For the first time in 50 years, Cubans no longer receive special treatment at the border. That means the U.S. is keeping thousands of them in Mexico.

Asylum Officers: Pregnant Migrants Kept In Mexico To Prevent US Births
October 5, 2019

Asylum Officers: Pregnant Migrants Kept In Mexico To Prevent US Births

A union representing asylum officers tells Newsy DHS is forcing pregnant migrants to wait in Mexico so that they don't give birth in the U.S.

Migrants Remain In Mexico With Even Slimmer Chance Of Getting To U.S.
October 6, 2019

Migrants Remain In Mexico With Even Slimmer Chance Of Getting To U.S.

New restrictions mean most Central American migrants in Matamoros, Mexico, likely won't qualify for U.S. asylum — but they wait and hope anyway.